Richard Theodore LYNCH

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ARMY SERIAL NUMBERT-192721 (15086286)
AGE22 yo
DATE OF BIRTH1922
STATEColumbus, OHIO
FAMILYSingle
RANKFirst Officer
FONCTIONNavigator
JOB before ENLISTEMENTSalespersonsOH
DATE of ENLISTEMENT22 january 1942 Fort Benjamin Harrison INDIANA
SQUADRON155th Photographic Reconnaissance Squadron
GROUP10th Photographic Reconnaissance Group
ARMY9th Air Force
DATE OF DEATH18 july 1944lynch richard tombe
STATUSKIA
PLACE OF DEATHVire region
DATA PLANDouglas A-20 Havoc - type J - s/n 43-21466
Macr: 7662
Mission: Recognition picture Vire region (14)
Take-Off: Station 465 Chalgrove, Oxfordshire UK
CEMETERYBRITTANY AMERICAN CEMETERY de St James

Map St James American Cemetery

GRAVE
PlotRowGrave
K31
DECORATION
Purple Heart
 
Air Medal
Photo FDLM
 
Photo FDLM
 
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Lynch team

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Crew Douglas A-20 Havoc - type J - s/n 43-21466

1st Lieutenant Walter Havens WINGERT Pilot Dead- Cim Brit Am St-James  
F/O Richard Theodore LYNCH Navigator Dead- Cim Brit Am St-James 
S/Sergeant Nathan Leo LEPSELTER Gunner Dead- Cim Brit Am St-James  
Douglas A 20G Havoc   Douglas A 20G Havoc 1

INFORMATION SOURCEAad.archives.gov/aad - Francecrashes39-45.net
PICTURE SOURCEFrédéric LAVERNHE
PROGRAMMERFrédéric & Renaud